MX452 Software Installation - Mac
Article ID: ART139600 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 04/26/2019


Printer Setup


If your printer is already connected to the wireless network, it is only necessary to install the software to be able to use the printer on the wireless network. Insert the Setup CD-ROM and follow the on-screen instructions.

After inserting the CD-ROM, click the Setup icon to begin installation

  1. Click Download

  2. When the Download Complete window appears, click Next. To keep a copy of the download file for possible future use to re-install, etc., be sure to check the "Save a file for setting up......" check box .

  3. Click Next to install the Helper tool.

  4. Enter user information and password. Click Install Helper.

  5. Click Next.

  6. Continue following On-Screen instructions until the Software Installation List appears. Only MP Drivers and Canon IJ Network Tool are required, however, it is recommended to install ScanGear, My Image Garden and Quick Menu to take full advantage of your printer's features. After selecting the software to install, click Next.

  7. Click Yes on the License Agreement. Setup will continue.. This may take some time. When the Detected Printers screen appears, select the printer and click Next.

  8. Continue to the Setup Completion screen. Click OK.

  9. Click Add Printer on the Add Printer screen.

  10. Select the MX450 series with Canon IJ Network listed in the Kind column. Click Add .

  11. On the Add Printer screen, click Next.

  12. Continue to follow instructions to finish and exit setup.


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